Jaazaniah jā˝āzənī´ə [key], in the Bible.
Head of a number of idolatrous priests whom Ezekiel saw in a vision.
Captain active in the politics of Palestine at the time of the fall of Jerusalem. Alternate forms are Jezaniah and Azariah.
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